Messier Marathon 2011

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Messier Marathon 2011

Postby Cosmic » 03 Feb 2011, 20:38

Hello
Please see here for full details and please express you interest in assisting with the logistics regards
Cosmic

http://www.dasoc.org.uk/index.php/component/content/article/1-latest-news/146-messier-marathon-18th-march-2011

and here

http://forum.skyatnightmagazine.com/tm.asp?m=121312&mpage=1&key=&#121312
Meade 8inch  SCT. Observatory mounted on an HEQ5 Pro using EQMOD Canon 1000D modified DSLR,200mm Dobsonian, 200mm Celestron C8, 15x70 Astro Binoculars. 2x Mintron ccd cameras, lots of other stuff.

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Postby Cherrymo » 02 Mar 2011, 14:20

Cosmic wrote:Hello
Please see here for full details and please express you interest in assisting with the logistics regards
Cosmic

http://www.dasoc.org.uk/index.php/component/content/article/1-latest-news/146-messier-marathon-18th-march-2011

and here

http://forum.skyatnightmagazine.com/tm.asp?m=121312&mpage=1&key=&#121312
Hi I should like to be involved! Just tell me when and where.

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Postby Cosmic » 02 Mar 2011, 17:41

Hi Cherrymo

please be advised messier Marathon is being moved to 1st April 2011 due to full moon at 18th march.
Everyone please take note!
Cosmic
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Postby Cosmic » 17 Mar 2011, 15:27

Coul anyone attending this event please advise in this forum together with numbers. We have to work out refreshments etc and logistics.
regards
Cosmic
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Messier Marathon

Postby Cherrymo » 17 Mar 2011, 20:19

Thanks for letting me know, will still be able to attend :)

Morag

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Postby bwh » 20 Mar 2011, 11:40

hope to be there. so count me + one.
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Postby Cosmic » 29 Mar 2011, 09:44

Please all be aware:
Start time is 2100 (thats 9pm for solar B) as it's usually way past his bedtime:)

This event is of course dependant on the weather which at the moment doesn't look too good

Cosmic
Meade 8inch  SCT. Observatory mounted on an HEQ5 Pro using EQMOD Canon 1000D modified DSLR,200mm Dobsonian, 200mm Celestron C8, 15x70 Astro Binoculars. 2x Mintron ccd cameras, lots of other stuff.

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Postby Cherrymo » 29 Mar 2011, 16:26

can someone bring a map tomorrow evening to show me where I should be going?!!
:?

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Postby Cosmic » 31 Mar 2011, 14:11

Keep an eye here for news if the event will be shifted to Saturday evening if weather is too bad. A decision will be made Fri Morning
Cosmic
Meade 8inch  SCT. Observatory mounted on an HEQ5 Pro using EQMOD Canon 1000D modified DSLR,200mm Dobsonian, 200mm Celestron C8, 15x70 Astro Binoculars. 2x Mintron ccd cameras, lots of other stuff.

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Postby bwh » 31 Mar 2011, 20:17

sadly cant make fri/sat now (grrr) - so wish you clear skies.
bwh



Meade 8inch (228mm) LX5 Smidt-Cassegrain fl=2000

Skywatcher 5inch (120mm) Refractor fl=1000m

Meade DSI Pro

Canon 300D

Toucam Pro II 840k


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